This is an integrated masters degree that combines undergraduate and postgraduate study. You’ll develop key research skills and a rich, scientific understanding of the environment. Learn how to tackle and solve topical issues rooted in our everyday lives at a local and global scale. An environmental science degree will equip you with a range of skills that you can apply to communicate effectively, address problems in a professional manner and manage projects.
Open entry, but if you are new to study or to the OU, we recommend that you start with a course at Level 1.
Computer and internet access required.
As a graduate of the Master of Environmental Science, you’ll have gained breadth and depth of understanding in scientific, technical and environmental issues. You’ll be able to think creatively; tackle multifaceted issues; and collect, analyse and interpret complex quantitative and qualitative data. You’ll also develop research, planning and fieldwork techniques as you take part in practical and project work.
Distance and Flexible learning